Bulletin Staff Report

Registration for “The Spriit of Christmas,” the annual Christmas lighted parade in Brownwood, is noon Thursday.

Sign-up for the parade, sponsored this year by Southside Church, may be completed online at www.southsidebrownwood.org, or on a form available at the church, 1219 Indian Creek.

The parade will begin at 6 p.m. Friday at make its way through downtown streets, ending at the Depot and Lehnis Museum area. There, the first Christmas Under the Stars Festival will be held both Friday and Saturday nights.

Entries will line up at 4:30 p.m., and that’s when judging for awards will be completed.